Man wanted on Attempted Murder charge arrested

Akeem Maurice Hamilton, 27, has been arrested by Myrtle Beach police in connection with a shooting that happened at an apartment on 8th Avenue South Friday.

Hamilton was arrested on Monday and now faces numerous charges including Attempted Murder, Burglary and Armed Robbery.

He is being held in the Myrtle Beach Jail without bond.

Police arrived at the apartment to find a man bleeding from his left leg from a gunshot wound. He told police he was attacked by two men as he entered the apartment. When he didn't give them money, he said one of the men shot him in the leg, according to the incident report.